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adjective 
  1. (a formal word) related to the research area of scatology, the particulate study of biological excrement, feces or dung.
    • The scientist could read the dinosaur dung to see what it had eaten. He was an expert in studies, called scatology.
      1. an interest in obscenity or things considered obscene, particularly literature
    • His interest in scatological reading gained him very few friends.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: scatologisch
  • French: scatologique
Etymology: From Greek, skat-, skOr=excrement. Later in Old English scearn =dung, and Latin muscerdae =mouse droppings


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